The Spots are Back!

The Spots are Back!

2016 has been a very slow year for me on Just A Girl With Spots, but an incredibly busy year for my family. To the delight of her big sister, we welcomed Nico Shea into the world on September 27 and along with a lack of sleep have been enjoying her baby snuggles and smiles for the past 7 … Continue reading

Connecting with Other Psoriasis Sufferers Online

Connecting with Other Psoriasis Sufferers Online

Today’s post comes to us on behalf of NewLifeOutlook, a lifestyle website for people living with psoriasis. Angela Finlay is a freelance health writer who believes that variety is not only the spice of life, but essential for happiness and longevity. As an avid runner, rock climber, artist, and vegetarian cook, her passion for health and … Continue reading

The Winter Blahs & More

The Winter Blahs & More

I know it’s been awhile and I hope you all are doing well! Unfortunately, I’ve been crazy busy and pretty stressed with life lately. There are some big changes happening with my current client that I’m sure will work out for the best, but in the meantime is keeping me on my toes. Also on the … Continue reading

Psoriasis Pfashion – Maxi’s

Psoriasis Pfashion – Maxi’s

I love pumpkin spice everything, as much as the next person. But I really need everyone to stop rushing summer. After that cold, horrendous winter (though the best winter of my life because my Reecie was born!), I’m still loving the heat and sunshine. There’s also the fun, relaxing summer mindset that I’m not ready to … Continue reading

DermaTherapy Bedding Review

DermaTherapy Bedding Review

You make decisions all day about how to treat your psoriasis, but what about while you’re sleeping? If you’re like me, the bedtime routine is more lengthy than the traditional wash your face and brush your teeth. There’s the traditional stuff, but then there’s dabbing all of the spots with either tea tree oil or … Continue reading

August is Psoriasis Awareness Month!

August is Psoriasis Awareness Month!

August is Psoriasis Awareness Month and the National Psoriasis Foundation is challenging YOU to take their Wellness Challenge to celebrate. Follow the NPF on Facebook and Twitter for your daily wellness challenge, and connect with others who are walking the wellness talk. In addition to the Wellness Challenge, there are some awesome events planned to raise awareness: August 6 @ … Continue reading

You Have A Psoriasis Blog? Me Too!

You Have A Psoriasis Blog? Me Too!

Under normal circumstances, any competitor coming onto your turf would pose a serious threat. But one of the things that I absolutely adore about the psoriasis community is that everyone is incredibly friendly and welcoming. That statement is usually followed up with “What’s it called? I’m going to follow you.” When I first started blogging … Continue reading

A Reflection On The Last 20 Weeks

A Reflection On The Last 20 Weeks

With only two weeks left of my maternity leave, I’ve been reflecting on the past 20 weeks. The fastest 20 weeks of my life. Physically having Reece started a rollercoaster of the deepest emotions I’ve ever felt – absolute fear, intense sadness, pure joy and happiness, a deeper love than I can ever describe and finally … Continue reading